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The Spring/Summer Series

“Jaw-dropping” music, a searing new family drama, and Sam Shepard’s masterwork. Our Spring/Summer Series of three staged productions and a new theatre lab showcases some of the most distinguished artists of American theatre. Purchase single tickets at the links below or bundle and save with a 3-play subscription.  

Songs for Nobodies

April 26—May 21, 2023

Garland ✦ Cline ✦ Holiday ✦ Piaf ✦ Callas ✦ A one-woman powerhouse performance

By Joanna Murray-Smith
Directed by Rob Lindley
Orchestrations by Andra Velis Simon
Featuring Bethany Thomas


June 17—July 13, 2023

A family tries to mend amid harsh realities in this “airtight new masterpiece."

By Boo Killebrew
Directed by Abigail Adams

True West

August 2—27, 2023

Pulitzer Prize Finalist | A wry exploration of duality, masculinity, and the mythos of the American west

By Sam Shepard

The Kiln

A new works lab at People's Light


Curious about how artists develop their visions from blocks of clay to fully fired pieces of art? This spring, People's Light will host The Kiln, a two-week theatre lab for several groundbreaking artists developing new work. Be the first to see these projects emerge in a series of readings, community conversations, and artist talks. Admission is free and open to Spring/Summer Series subscribers only. Space at each event will be limited. Subscribers will receive further information on playwrights, dates, and how to sign up in the coming weeks.

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The Fall/Winter Series
Onstage and onscreen now through March 2023